Jesus taught us a Third Way

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Rev. Bill Haggard, Superintendent of the Grand Rapids District, reminds us there are more than two ways to go.

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Construction Zone ahead

A trip on the interstate prompts reflections on the work of making disciples for the transformation of the world.

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Perspective on Hope

Christ’s holy touch reaches from Brussels to the U.S. with healing and hope for all peoples.

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In ministry people matter most

The Rev. Melanie Carey sets aside church policies, agendas, structures and rules to assert that people matter most.

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Home words bound

“If you make my Word your home, you will indeed be my disciples. You will know the truth and the truth will set you free (John 8:13 New Jerusalem Bible.)”

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Broken and healed

There’s a Chinese Prayer in the United Methodist Hymnal. On page 564 you find these words for Unity of Christ’s Body….

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Ministry for the long haul

Thank you to the many people who have responded to Bishop Deb’s appeal for the Flint Water Crisis. 

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Home words bound

Each article I write for this column is based in the guidance of particular Scripture passages.

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Small steps toward solution in Flint

REV. PAUL PEREZ Detroit Conference staff I am always encouraged by the way people and communities can respond to a crisis.

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Can we pray it all together?

This passage from 2 Corinthians (aka “Two Corinthians”) has provided a reflective spiritual lens for me. “God was in Christ reconciling the world to God’s self.”  (2 Cor. 5:19) This writing is being formed at the Portland International Airport as I prepare to return from the 2016 Pre-General Conference Briefing and three days with my colleagues on the

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